Jakki Cooney – APC Faculty
Jakki is a Lecturer in Cell and Structural Biology at the Dept. of Chemical & Environmental Sciences, University of Limerick. She has a BA Mod (Biochemistry) and PhD (Molecular Microbiology) from the Moyne institute of Preventative Medicine, Trinity College Dublin. Her research interests include structural and functional analysis of bacterial proteases and protease inhibitors, molecular pathogenesis of streptococci and bacteroides species and immobilisation of enzymes for bioreactors.